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Teaching myself Piano

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by basskidd, Apr 1, 2013.


  1. basskidd

    basskidd

    Jul 25, 2011
    Chicago
    ... for the most part. I've had some training in school (scales, melodies, the occasional jazz piece) but want to keep going.

    I was wondering if anyone could recommend some good pieces to learn? Dark, ominous, emotive... The kind of tunes you would sit at home playing late at night with a glass of whiskey next to you.

    I found one cool piece that I got sheet music for (2nd Movement of Beethoven's Sonata no. 8) if that gives you an idea of what I'm looking for :p
    Also, Mikrokosmos is on my list

    I know it's gonna be hard, but that's how I've always learned stuff on an instrument: I bite off more than I can chew. haha
     
  2. SactoBass

    SactoBass I like all-tube amps! Supporting Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Sacramento CA
    For a fun "bit", check out the intro to Awaken by YES.
     
  3. basskidd

    basskidd

    Jul 25, 2011
    Chicago
    Hot diggity! haha that'll take some doing
     

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